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saxagliptin

Side Effects

List saxagliptin side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with saxagliptin:

Common side effects of saxagliptin:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of saxagliptin:

  • Fluid Retention in the Legs, Feet, Arms or HandsLess Severe
  • Inflammation of the Lining of the Stomach and IntestinesLess Severe
  • Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throat IrritationLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of saxagliptin:

  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • Broken BoneSevere
  • Decreased Number of Lymphocytes in the BloodSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Low Blood SugarSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Puffy Face from Water RetentionLess Severe

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